Turner v Government of The USA: Admn 28 Aug 2012

The defendant challenged the request to extradite her, because of the passage of time, and because of her threatened suicide if extradited.

Aikens LJ, Globe J
[2012] EWHC 2426 (Admin)
Extradition Act 2003
England and Wales
Cited by:
CitedUnited States of America v Assange Admn 10-Dec-2021
The USA sought A’s extradition. It had been previously refused on the grounds of expected suicide of A if subjected to US prison conditions.
Held: The order refusing extradition was quashed, and the matter referred to the Magistrates’ Court . .

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Updated: 15 December 2021; Ref: scu.463796